Senior Vice President, Investments
Allan Okabe is Senior Vice President, Investments, at Epic Investment Services. He is responsible for the overall investment growth of our real estate portfolio across Canada and the U.S. Allan’s real estate career, which spans 25+ years in all aspects of real estate, has been centred on his impressive ability to find and quickly act on co-investment and direct investment opportunities before they hit the market. His deep knowledge of the U.S. market and insight-based strategies have facilitated over $4 billion in transactions.
Before taking his current role, Allan was Executive Vice President at MDC Realty Advisors and Vice President, Western Canada, of Epic Realty Partners (Alberta) Inc., where he was responsible for the region’s acquisitions and business development. He previously worked for TGS North American Real Estate Investment Trust as its Vice President, Acquisitions, and was involved in over $600 million in property acquisitions and dispositions. He was instrumental in the process that led to the eventual sale of the REIT to Great-West Life. Before joining the REIT, Allan worked on over $1 billion of commercial sale transactions, the majority of which were on behalf of institutional investors.
Allan is based in our Calgary office.